|Billy Graham on technology and faith - TED.com|
Speaking at TED in 1998, Rev. Billy Graham marvels at technology's power to improve lives and change the world -- but says the end of evil, suffering and death will come only after the world accepts Christ. A legendary talk from TED's archives.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED1998; TED; Talks; Christianity; God; death; faith; religion; technology; 1998
Downloads: 598 (1 review)
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Call Number: Motion Picture 15B Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires...
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|City structures - Adams, Thomas Caldwell|
Description: Film footage of San Francisco, including the Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower, ferries in San Francisco Bay, and the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge; shipwreck near Seal Rocks; Los Angeles County, including Colorado Street Bridge and streets; highway tunnels; Pony Express plaque; Hotel Riverside; water treatment plant; laboratory (probably at Cal Tech). Includes footage of city and government buildings as yet unidentified.Note: Film dates from circa 1925-1935.Source: 1 Reel of 1: Fil...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Shipwrecks; Los Angeles County (Calif.); San Francisco (Calif.)
Downloads: 382 (1 review)
|Hancock Trio 1960 - Hancock Trio|
Series: Musical moments from the library of Marian and Allan Hancock.Description: Recording of the Hancock Trio (with guest performer) playing selections from Haydn, Beethoven, Gounod, and various other composers.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Allan Hancock Joint Community College District. The Allan Hancock Joint Community College District has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online...
Downloads: 50 (1 review)
|WHEN ABORTION WAS ILLEGAL: Untold Stories - Dorothy Fadiman, Daniel Meyers|
When Abortion Was Illegal: Untold Stories illuminates a largely undocumented era, from the end of the 19th century through the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision in 1973. This Academy Award-nominated film features compelling first person accounts, which reveal the physical, legal, and emotional consequences during the era when abortion was a criminal act. Until recently, the era of illegal abortion had been a "sealed chapter" in U.S...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Academy Award; Oscar; Concentric Media; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women's history; women's health; personal stories; interviews; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; medical care; public policy; human rights; doctors; abortion doctors; clergy; back alleys; women's history; illegal abortions; abortionists; Erika Luckett
Downloads: 34,585 (44 reviews)
Source: 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number: Motion Picture 280A Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requir...
Downloads: 76 (1 review)
|[Jonestown, Research Seminar, Center for the Study of New Religious Movements Collections, Graduate Theological Union] - Program for the Study of New Religious Movements in America|
Description: Diane Louie and Richard Clark discuss their experiences with People's Temple at a research seminar for the Center for the Study of New Religious Movements in America. They led a group of 11 people in an escape on the morning of the mass suicide at Jonestown. The research seminar included 20 other participants, who asked questions and commented on the speakers' remarks.Tape Label: NRM 1/15/81Collection Guide: Inventory of the Centers and Programs, Center for the Study of New Religiou...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Peoples Temple; Jonestown Mass Suicide, Jonestown, Guyana, 1978; Jones, Jim, 1931-1978
Downloads: 131 (1 review)
|Frank Lloyd Wright Student Lecture #1|
Description: Talk given by Frank Lloyd Wright to students at the College of Environmental Design; he answers various student questions.Rights: Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks...
Downloads: 69 (1 review)
|A People's Temple meeting with Jim Jones|
Description: Features Jim Jones presiding over a meeting, presumably in Redwood Valley. Members offer testimony and songs in praise of Jim Jones and the Lord.Source: 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotapeCollection: Media Resources Center CollectionCall Number: VIDEO/C 2328Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by UC Regents. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Jones, Jim, 1931-1978; Peoples Temple; Cults--California
Downloads: 13,377 (3 reviews)
|Computer Animation Magic|
A trip through strange and magical worlds where anything can be created—swirling electronic logos, chrome dinosaurs, a melancholy night club piano player, and some of the finest electronic sequences in film history! 58 minutes. Ripped from VHS tape.
Keywords: computers; technology; animation; cgi
Downloads: 1,817 (2 reviews)
|From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight For Safe Abortion - Dorothy Fadiman, Daniel Meyers|
From DANGER to DIGNITY: The Fight for Safe Abortion: Even though most abortions were illegal in the United States before 1973, they were still available. The outcome, however, often depended on a woman's financial situation. Most women who sought abortions risked their lives by going to practitioners who had little or no medical training. Hospital wards were filled with victims of unsafe procedures...
Keywords: Dorothy Fadiman; Concentric Media; Emmy Award; reproductive rights; women; women's rights; abortion; abortion laws; abortion legislation; abortion rights; women's history; women's health; pro-choice; pro-choice activism; personal stories; reproductive health; reproductive choice; medical issues; health care; public policy; human rights; underground networks; back alleys; women's history; legislators; clergy; doctors; gynecology; the Janes; clergy consultation; Pat Maginnis; Sarah Weddington; Roe v. Wade; Erika Luckett
Downloads: 6,138 (15 reviews)
|The Boldt Decision - Institute of Governmental Research, Washington Sea Grant Program, KCTS,|
In 1975, U. S. Judge George Boldt ruled that treaty Indians in Washington are entitled to half the harvestable catch of salmon and steelhead. This decision has had wide-reaching effects both emotionally and economically. First the views of those most affected by the decision--commercial, sports and Indian fishermen, and those in related industries--are presented. Finally a studio discussion is shown with
Keywords: Salmon fisheries; Fishery law and legislation; Washington State; fish; fishing; salmon; steelhead; treaties; Native American
Downloads: 201 (1 review)
|Lord of the Universe - Abbie Hoffman, Rennie Davis - Hudson Marquez, Allen Rucker, Michael Shamberg, Elon Soltes, Tom Weinberg, and Megan Williams|
Excerpt from the duPont-Columbia winning documentary that takes a skeptical view of the Guru Maharaj Ji, leader of a cult-like, new age group, the Divine Light Mission (DLM), and who is known to his followers as "The Lord of the Universe". It chronicles a gathering of his followers at Houston's Astrodome, as well as some of the beliefs and practices of his zealous supporters. This excerpt features Rennie Davis and Abbie Hoffman...
Keywords: Classic Vintage Video
Downloads: 3,722 (1 review)
|Age of Steam, The: Power for Progress - Johanna Alemann|
Describes man's lack of technical progress until the Industrial Revolution, when the discovery of steam as a source of power brought rapid advances. Depicts the nineteenth century and the vast changes in living conditions caused by the utilization of steam. For more on director Johanna Alemann, visit http://www.afana.org/alemann.htm
Keywords: train; locomotive; railroad; railway
Downloads: 908 (2 reviews)
'Barking Plate' (1974) 10m, uncredited director. This was a remarkable film made as part of one of the most inventive series of films made for young learners, the 20-part 'Inventive Child' series, distributed in North America by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films. The film is an animated, non-narrated story about an extremely inventive boy, who develops a phonograph from materials found around the farm, beginning with a platter made from a pottery wheel...
Downloads: 881 (1 review)
|Malcolm X - University of California, Berkeley|
Description: Malcolm X, interviewed by Herman Blake, discusses being a Black Muslim, the conditions of Blacks in this country, their relation with white people, and states the case for Black separatism.Note on original container: "Interview with Malcolm X, Oct 11, 1963, Dwinelle Studio"Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape (dub from 2" Quad video)Collection: Media Resources Center CollectionCall Number: Video/C8501Additional Notes: Originally recorded October 11, 1963, Lecture #22, Sociology 1...
Keywords: californialightandsound; X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Interviews; Black Muslims -- Interviews; Black nationalism -- United States; Racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century; African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1964-1975; United States -- Race relations; X, Malcolm, 1925-1965; Blake, Herman; Berkeley (Calif.)
Downloads: 2,403 (2 reviews)
|Introduction to Holography - Thomas G. Smith|
This film examines the process of holography, types of holograms, and the uses of the hologram for artistic and scientific purposes, as demonstrated by Tung H. Jeong, PhD, Lake Forest College. About the film, director Tom Smith writes: "Nobel Prize winner Dennis Gabor, holography’s inventor, saw the film after it was made and said it was the best film on the subject that he had seen. It is such a visual subject it made for a good film...
Keywords: lasers; holography; science; optics
Downloads: 15,388 (1 review)
|Michael Specter: The danger of science denial - TED.com|
Vaccine-autism claims, "Frankenfood" bans, the herbal cure craze: All point to the public's growing fear (and, often, outright denial) of science and reason, says Michael Specter. He warns the trend spells disaster for human progress.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; global issues; medicine; religion; science; writing; TED2010; 2010
Downloads: 197 (1 review)
|Berlin: Outpost of Freedom. - Johanna Alemann|
A documentary which tells the story of divided Berlin where two ideologies clash together on one soil. Explains why and how the city was divided into separate zones; describes the rebuilding of Berlin. Contrasts East and West Berlin. Points out how the people of West Berlin manage to go about a normal routine of living. For more on director Johanna Alemann, visit http://www.afana.org/alemann.htm
Keywords: East Berlin; West Berlin; East Germany; West Germany; Berlin wall
Downloads: 737 (1 review)
|Hire the 40 plus worker - California Department of Employment|
Description: This film was aimed at employers to encourage them to expand the employee pool to workers who they may not traditionally consider. This promotion was advertised in newspapers as well, and encouraged employees to consider all workers, regardless of age, but did emphasize the particular skills and expertise more experienced workers do bring to the workplace. Source: 2 Reels of 2: Film: 16mm Call Number: AC77-17Rights: Material in the public domain...
Downloads: 1,129 (1 review)
|A Conversation on LSD|
This is a video of a candid meeting at Leary's home with many notable figures of the early days of LSD research. Filmed in the 1970's or early 1980's. The conversation is on LSD.
Downloads: 9,126 (6 reviews)
|Oakland Christmas Pageant, 1981|
Additional Title: 1981 Christmas Pageant and Interview with Louise JorgensenSeries Title: Oakland Christmas PageantDescription: Footage of the 1981 Oakland Christmas Pageant. Performed annually from 1919 to 1987 by Oakland's elementary and junior high school students as a gift to the city, the pageant was organized and choreographed by Louise Jorgensen, of the Parks and Recreation Department, who travelled to each school and instructed the students in the their parts.Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inc...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oakland (Calif.)-Social life and customs
Downloads: 192 (1 review)
|Journey to the Center of a Triangle - Bruce And Katharine Cornwell|
'Journey to the Center of a Triangle' (1976) 8m, dir. Bruce & Katharine Cornwell. Another fabulous film by the Cornwells, created on the Tektronics 4051 Graphics Terminal. Presents a series of animated constructions that determine the center of a variety of triangles, including such centers as circumcenter, incenter, centroid and orthocenter. The music is Bach's preludes 8 (Eb minor) and 12 (F minor) from the Well Tempered Clavier...
Keywords: mathematics; science
Downloads: 24,449 (5 reviews)
|The Southwest Virginia and Eastern Kentucky District Fair - Mountain Community Television|
Scenes of the fair primarily include shots of the midway which appears to have been a James H. Drew exposition. Footage from an indoor camera set up as a fundraiser for Mountain Community Television (MCTV #9170) is edited into the video. This program was videotaped for broadcast on cable television Channel 12 as part of the Broadside/Mountain Community Television initiative to provide locally produced public access television to southwestern Virginia...
Keywords: Midways; Fairs--Virginia; public access television; Wise (Va); Appalachia
Downloads: 99 (1 review)
|Symmetry - Philip Stapp|
'Symmetry' (1966) 10m, dir. Philip Stapp Stapp was one of the greatest animators working in the 1950-1975 era, using stylized, often pointillist abstract imagery, in a floating world sometimes surrealist, at other times reminiscent of Japanese "ukiyo-e" illustration. His spectacular 'Symmetry' is his greatest film, a fantasy of dancing images breaking apart, spinning, and converging. For more information on Stapp, visit: http://www.afana.org/stapp.htm
Downloads: 6,870 (1 review)
|Homage à François Couperin (Butterflies) - Intl Film Foundation|
Homage à François Couperin (1978) 2m, dir. Philip Stapp. Also known as "Butterflies". A three-minute fantasy of butterflies and dragonflies cavorting amongst the pussywillows, Japanese-inspired animation accompanied by two variations on keyboard works by the Baroque composer. Uses a pointillist technique to provide a stroboscopic illusion where recognizable shapes become fluid abstractions, and where time is stretched to reveal the main patterns of the choreography...
Keywords: animation; Couperin; baroque; music
Downloads: 4,527 (4 reviews)
|Crimes Feb 03 - Emerson Stafford|
From Emerson's Bar Review, a video lecture on how to analyze the criminal law/procedure question from the February 2003 bar exam.
Keywords: bar exam; law; California; criminal law
Downloads: 190 (1 review)
|Contracts: Requirements & Output - Emerson Stafford|
From Emerson's Bar Review, a video lecture on how to analyze requirements and output in contracts problems.
Keywords: bar exam; law; California; contracts
Downloads: 150 (1 review)
|Wild Men of the Kalahari - C. Ernest Cadle|
'Wild Men of the Kalahari' (1930) 30m, prod. C. Ernest Cadle. In one of the earliest "talking pictures" shot in South-West Africa (now Namibia), expedition leader and lecturer Dr. C. Ernest Cadle of the Cameron-Cadle expedition describes the Kung Bushmen as "among the most treacherous creatures on earth". He then "baited them as we would an animal" to gather them for camera shots, and noted their eating habits ("he doesn't chew, but simply swallows like a dog")...
Keywords: bushmen; kalahari; namibia; etosha; san; hoefler
Downloads: 5,311 (2 reviews)
|Computer Animation Festival - Volume 1.0|
Ripped from VHS 21 Award winning Computer Animation Short Films. Computer Animation Festival is the ultimate showcase of the world's best computer animation short films. Exotic tales of adventure, romantic dramas and outrageous short stories will entertain people of all ages. Bright, crisp computer animation awaits you in this spectacular display of imagination and technology. Segments: 1. Locomotion 12...
Keywords: computer; animation; technology; cgi
Downloads: 894 (1 review)
|Elyn Saks: A tale of mental illness -- from the inside - TED.com|
"Is it okay if I totally trash your office?" It's a question Elyn Saks once asked her doctor, and it wasn't a joke. A legal scholar, in 2007 Saks came forward with her own story of schizophrenia, controlled by drugs and therapy but ever-present. In this powerful talk, she asks us to see people with mental illness clearly, honestly and compassionately.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; brain; health care; mental health; TEDGlobal 2012; 2012
Downloads: 1,562 (2 reviews)
|Elizabeth Loftus: The fiction of memory - TED.com|
Psychologist Elizabeth Loftus studies memories. More precisely, she studies false memories, when people either remember things that didn't happen or remember them differently from the way they really were. It's more common than you might think, and Loftus shares some startling stories and statistics, and raises some important ethical questions we should all remember to consider.
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; memory; psychology; science; TEDGlobal 2013; 2013
Downloads: 574 (1 review)
|Carin Bondar: The birds and the bees are just the beginning - TED.com|
Think you know a thing or two about sex? Think again. In this fascinating talk, biologist Carin Bondar lays out the surprising science behind how animals get it on.
Keywords: TedTalks; TED; Talks; animals; biology; sex; TEDGlobal 2013; 2013
Downloads: 305 (1 review)
|Village Potters Of Onda - Edith Sperry|
'Village Potters of Onda' (1966) 27m, dir. Edith Sperry. Shows the activities and ways of life of Japanese folk potters in Onda, a romote village in the mountains of North Central Kyushu, Japan. Presents a detailed account of traditional pottery - making techniques which have remained relatively unchanged for more than250 years. 9 families in village make pottery, including Sakamoto, Yunase (sp?), Kokakuro (sp?)...
Keywords: pottery; Japan; craft
Downloads: 646 (1 review)
|Making Christmas Tree Ornaments|
This 1950s amateur film (presumably made by Chicago amateur filmmaker Margaret Conneely) stars an unenthused housewife and a dry narration track. Combined, they show us how to make a wide array of homemade ornaments, centerpieces, wreaths and more! From our Margaret Conneely Collection. Chicago Film Archives holds the copyright for the films created by Margaret Conneely.
Keywords: Amateur films; Christmas; House wives; 1950s
Downloads: 490 (2 reviews)
|The New World of Stainless Steel|
A Republic Steel sponsored film made in 1960 by Chicago's Wilding Studios. This 16mm. technicolor film was found inside a container that was labeled 'Iran' from the Chicago Public Library Collection. Quite a find!
Keywords: Chicago; Steel Industry; Industry; Sponsored Films; 1960s
Downloads: 771 (1 review)
|[Untitled Richard Brautigan audio] - Brautigan, Richard|
Description: Tape 1 includes: 1) The Telephone Door to Richard Brautigan 2) Selection from Trout Fishing in America 3) Love Poem 4) Selection from A Confederate General from Big Sur 5) Here are the Sounds of My Life in San Francisco 6) Poems from The Pill Versus the Springhill Mine Disaster. Tape 2 includes: 1) Stories from Revenge of the Lawn 2) The Telephone Door that Leads Eventually to Some Love Poems 3) Selection from In Watermelon Sugar 4) Here Are Some More Sounds of My Life 5) Short Stor...
Keywords: Authors, American--California--20th century; American poetry--20th century; Brautigan, Richard
Downloads: 180 (1 review)
|Provincetown: 1953 The First Summer - Yvonne Anderson|
Provincetown: 1953 The First Summer (2007) 6m. This extraordinary home movie is essentially a time capsule of Provincetown, Massachusetts, as it was in the summer of 1953, consisting of old stills and silent black and white film. In 1953, Yvonne Andersen and Betty King, art students at LSU, went to Provincetown for the summer to study with painter Hans Hofmann. Living there at the same time, aspiring writer Dominic Falcone...
Downloads: 952 (1 review)
|Growing Up In America|
Growing Up In America: Breathing Together, Revolution of the Electric Family, 1986. A documentary about the spirit of the Sixties and its leaders. Interviews with Allen Ginsberg, Jerry Rubin, Abbie Hoffman, Fred Hampton, Deborah Johnson, John Sinclair, and Timothy Leary.
Keywords: The Sixties; Allen Ginsberg; Jerry Rubin; Abbie Hoffman; Fred Hampton; Deborah Johnson; John Sinclair; Timothy Leary; The 60s
Downloads: 6,216 (1 review)
|Terry Moore: How to tie your shoes - TED.com|
Terry Moore found out he'd been tying his shoes the wrong way his whole life. In the spirit of TED, he takes the stage to share a better way. (Historical note: This was the very first 3-minute audience talk given from the TED stage, in 2005.)
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED2005; TED; Talks; culture; demo; entertainment; 2005
Downloads: 638 (1 review)
|Woody Norris invents amazing things - TED.com|
Woody Norris shows off two of his inventions that treat sound in new ways, and talks about his untraditional approach to inventing and education. As he puts it: "Almost nothing has been invented yet." So -- what's next?
Keywords: TEDTalks; TED; Talks; business; creativity; design; invention; technology; TED2004; 2004
Downloads: 235 (1 review)
|Epic Meal Time - Complete Rev3 Series - Revision3|
Save Rev3 -- anarchivism.org Show: Epic Meal Time [Complete Rev3 Series] Format: hd720p30 Notes: Episodes 26,27 do not exist. Misnumbering. revision3.com Archived: 2012-11-19 This is your weekly dose of everything you never knew you wanted to eat: deep fried, wrapped in bacon and doused with lots of SAUCE.
Keywords: revision3; iptv
Downloads: 801 (1 review)
|Orthopaedic exercises for curvature of the spine - Wellcome Library|
A series of exercises for developing spinal musculature and correcting curvatures. The patients wear special knee and hand pads and do the exercises in a crawling posture. 2 segments.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Spine; Spinal Curvatures -- therapy; Movement education; Orthopedics; Spine; Spinal Curvatures -- therapy; Physiotherapists
Downloads: 495 (2 reviews)
|Reduction and treatment of a fracture of middle or proximal end of the humerus - Wellcome Library|
The film depicts the standard method of using Cramer wire to make abduction splints. 1 segment.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Humerus -- injuries; Medical sciences; Orthopedics; Humerus -- injuries; Doctors
Downloads: 116 (2 reviews)
|Plaster bandage technique : Part 1 - Wellcome Library|
Shows in outline the preparation of padded plasters of the lower limbs. 2 segments.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Bandages; Leg; Medical sciences; Orthopedics; Bandages; Leg; Nurses. Doctors
Downloads: 201 (2 reviews)
|Treatment of fractures of both bones of the leg - Wellcome Library|
Describes in detail the steps in reduction and fixation of closed fracture of the tibia and fibula. 2 segments.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Leg Bones; Leg Injuries -- therapy; Medical sciences; Orthopedics; Leg Bones; Leg Injuries -- therapy; Doctors
Downloads: 451 (1 review)
|Fillet and spica plaster - Wellcome Library|
A demonstration by diagram and illustration of the technique for making fillet plaster for tubercular cervical spine and a spine spica in children. 2 segments.
Keywords: Casts, Surgical; Cervical Vertebrae; Orthopedics; Pediatrics; Tuberculosis, Spinal -- therapy; Medical sciences; Pediatrics; Casts, Surgical; Cervical Vertebrae; Orthopedics; Pediatrics; Tuberculosis, Spinal -- therapy; Paediatricians. Doctors
Downloads: 199 (1 review)
|Fracture of the neck of the femur treated with a Smith Petersen nail - Wellcome Library|
Shows the correct treatment for a fracture of the neck of the femur. A radiograph shows typical features, the patient is prepared and spinal anaesthesia is applied. The fracture is reduced by flexion verticle traction, internal rotation and extension. A radiograph shows the reduction and line of the femur. Various patients are shown. 3 segments.
Keywords: Femoral Fractures; Orthopedics; Medical sciences; Femoral Fractures; Orthopedics; Doctors
Downloads: 160 (1 review)
|Reduction and treatment of fracture of the clavicle - Wellcome Library|
A black and white, silent film showing the reduction of a fracture by abduction of the shoulder girdle from the chest, under local anaesthesia. A clavicle splint is applied. X-ray pictures before and after reduction are shown and movement is free after four weeks. 1 segment.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Clavicle -- injuries; Medical sciences; Orthopedics; Clavicle -- injuries; Surgeons
Downloads: 113 (1 review)
|Reduction and treatment of a fracture of the calcaneus - Wellcome Library|
Short black and white silent film showing the method of treatment for a fracture of the os calcis (heel bone) by the insertion of pins and use of screw traction and special wire. Correction of angulation and shortening is shown as is the application of plaster. X-rays before and after reduction reveal the effectiveness of the treatment. 2 segments.
Keywords: Orthopedics; Calcaneus -- injuries; Medical sciences; Orthopedics; Calcaneus -- injuries; Doctors
Downloads: 87 (1 review)